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Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut expands into Westchester

Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut has opened its first Westchester location in Harrison. The office at 440 Mamaroneck Ave. will provide diagnostic and treatment services for fertility preservation,

Published: 05 May 2021

Sincera Reproductive Medicine Provides Notice of Data Security Incident

Sincera Reproductive Medicine ("Sincera"), formerly known as Abington Reproductive Medicine, announced today that it has taken action

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 17 May 2021

Brink of a fertility crisis: Scientist says plummeting sperm counts caused by everyday products

A 40-year-long study showed sperm counts have dropped by nearly half. Dr. Shanna Swan hypothesizes men will no longer produce sperm by 2045.

Source: WTSP
Published: 18 May 2021

New focus on adverse impact of male factors in assisted reproductive treatments

The adverse impact of male factors in assisted reproductive treatments was brought into a clear and disturbing focus at the 10th Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction.

Source: News Medical
Published: 17 May 2021

Aspire Fertility San Antonio Welcomes Jennifer Knudtson, MD to its Team of Renowned Fertility Specialists

San Antonio, the area's leading fertility provider committed to helping patients build their families and is part of The Prelude Network,

Source: WFMZ-TV
Published: 13 May 2021

Machine learning for sperm selection

In this Review, the authors discuss how machine learning can improve sperm selection, focusing on the near-term, achievable machine learning methods based on available assessments of selected sperm and the areas in which the most considerable gains are possible.

Source: Nature
Published: 17 May 2021

The origin of reproductive organs

Early in human development, during the first trimester of gestation, a fetus may have XX or XY chromosomes that indicate its sex. Yet at this stage a mass of cells known as the bipotential gonad that ultimately develops into either ovaries or testes has yet to commit to its final destiny.

Published: 05 May 2021

Cryoport Expands Global Supply Chain Network with Belgium Acquisition

Cryoport, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYRX) ("Cryoport" or the "Company"), a leading global provider of innovative temperature-controlled supply chain solutions to the life sciences including clinical research, pharmaceutical and cell and gene therapy markets,

Source: Yahoo
Published: 18 May 2021

Assisted Reproductive Technologies May Increase Risk of Eclampsia, finds study

The use of Assisted reproductive technologies (ART) has increased exponentially worldwide and is responsible for over one million births annually. In a recent study, researchers have found

Source: Daily
Published: 05 May 2021

Animal Doctor: Harming the environment, we harm ourselves

In the article by Erin Brockovich, "Plummeting Sperm Counts, Shrinking Penises: Toxic Chemicals Threaten Humanity," she discusses a new book called "Countdown," by Shanna Swan, an environmental and re

Source: Tulsa World
Published: 18 May 2021

Godfrey Farrugia takes reproductive rights for women to parliamentary committee

The independent MP Godfrey Farrugia has asked the chair of the parliamentary committee on health to place reproductive rights on the next committee agenda. Farrugia, partner of independent MP Marlene Farrugia,

Source: Malta Today
Published: 17 May 2021

Study Supports Recommendations to Avoid Pregnancy for at Least 12 Months After Bariatric Surgery

More than half of all female patients who undergo bariatric surgery are of reproductive age, and the resulting weight loss improves fertility, as well as reducing the risk of gestational diabetes and hypertensive disorders during pregnancy.

Source: Pharmacy Times
Published: 14 May 2021

New insights into how AI will lead to developments in assisted reproductive technology

The 10th Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE) has provided exciting insights into likely developments and future possibilities in assisted reproductive technology including artificial intelligence.

Source: News Medical
Published: 17 May 2021

Sidra Medicine appoints new chair of Women’s Services

Sidra Medicine has appointed Dr Johnny T Awwad as its new chair of Women’s Services. He has over 25 years’ experience in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Dr Awwad will oversee the ...

Source: Gulf Times
Published: 27 Apr 2021

New doctors graduate in the MD Class of 2021

There are 68 newly graduated doctors that completed their studies at the University of Hawai’i John A. Burns School of Medicine (UH JABSOM).

Source: KHON2
Published: 17 May 2021

HHS Sec. Becerra denies existing law banning partial-birth abortions

Secretary Xavier Becerra, who is tasked with enforcing the nation's health care statutes, seemed to deny the existence of a Bush-era law banning partial birth abortions.

Source: Fox News
Published: 13 May 2021

Pandemic boosts demand for postal delivery of abortion pill

A new study has found that even with clinics nearby, many women choose telehealth visits and the US Postal Service for prescriptions.

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 14 May 2021

'We're in a fragile situation': COVID cases are rapidly declining in Wisconsin and most states, but they could surge again in winter

Wisconsin reached its pandemic tipping point on Nov. 18. That was the day Wisconsin recorded its highest number of confirmed new COVID-19 cases — 7,989 — and the virus flipped from exponential growth in the state to its opposite,

Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Published: 17 May 2021

Merck Foundation Partner With Africa Reproductive Care Society (ARCS) to Build Fertility Care Capacity and Advocacy in Africa

Business Wire India Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KgaA, announced their partnership with Africa Reproductive Care society (ARCS) based in Lagos, Nigeria to build fertility and reproductive tube care capacity,

Source: Yahoo News India
Published: 05 May 2021

Tennessee Reproductive Medicine Offers Hope For Couples Trying To Conceive

Tennessee Reproductive Medicine (TRM), the newest full-service fertility and reproductive endocrinology clinic in the Chattanooga area, opened October 27 at 6031 Shallowford Road, Suite 101.

Published: 26 Apr 2021

Sidra Medicine appoints Dr. Johnny Awwad as chair of Women’s Services

Doha: Sidra Medicine has appointed Dr. Johnny T. Awwad as its new Chair of Women’s Services. Dr. Awwad, who has over 25 years’ experience in reproductive endocrinology and infertility ...

Source: The Peninsula
Published: 28 Apr 2021

What Black Women Need to Know Before Seeking Fertility Treatment

I know. Although the health care system consistently lets Black women down, organizations like the American Society for Reproductive Medicine are exploring ways to tackle the racial disparities in ...

Source: Self
Published: 22 Apr 2021

Reproductive expert explains next steps when it comes to fertility issues

Washington University reproductive medicine Dr. Kenan Omurtag explains that those experiencing issues are not alone. He said 1 in 8 couples struggle with infertility. Omurtag said many times small ...

Source: Fox2Now St. Louis
Published: 30 Apr 2021

Fact Check-COVID vaccines do not ‘shed’ from one person to another and then cause reproductive problems

Still, Dr Miriam Laufer, Professor of Pediatrics, Medicine, Epidemiology and Public ... Being around vaccinated people cannot hurt a woman’s reproductive system. This article was produced ...

Source: Reuters
Published: 23 Apr 2021

Will the COVID-19 vaccine affect fertility, menstruation? And other questions you may be asking

The American Society for Reproductive Medicine's official stance is: “COVID-19 vaccination is recommended for women who are contemplating pregnancy or who are pregnant in order to minimize ...

Source: CBS 58
Published: 01 May 2021

Ask a Castle Connolly Top Doctor: Know Your Options in Fertility Treatment

as well as an additional clinical fellowship in male infertility at the Center for Male Reproductive Medicine and Microsurgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical Center.

Source: Everyday Health
Published: 29 Apr 2021

Surrogacy 101: Everything you need to know about having a baby with a surrogate

The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) recommends that the surrogate should be between the ages of 21 to 45 and should have carried at least one healthy pregnancy without complications.

Source: Today
Published: 01 May 2021

Covid vaccine appears to be safe during pregnancy, large CDC report shows

Separately, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine on Tuesday endorsed vaccination in pregnancy, based on evidence it has been evaluating for over a year. ‘’Everyone, including ...

Source: NBC News
Published: 22 Apr 2021